NOAA Releases Summer Season Outlook

Summer arrived this week with much above average temperatures, in the mid and upper 90s and with triple digit heat indices along with severe thunderstorms. Could this be indicative of what’s to come this summer? It’s time to take a look at the National Oceanographic Atmospheric Administration’s outlook for the summer. As one of the warmest winters on record come to a close, it was followed by a relatively cool spring across the U.S. With El Niño forcing continuing to rapidly weaken, forecasters expect hot temperatures to become predominant across the U.S. The map shows us that eastern North Carolina…

Sunday Science Tidbit; ITCZ: Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone

If you look at the Earth from space, you’ll notice a narrow band of clouds around the earth. In this week’s Sunday Science Tidbit we’re goin…